13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
The Village Elder

Lad Uncle, the village elder in this small town outside Trang, took me on a tour of the islands in his longboat. To get to the boat, he rowed us with a broken paddle in his kayak.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 12.2014
Date Uploaded: 12.2015
Photo Location: Trang, Thailand
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Copyright: © Brian Clopp